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West Monroe family gets uninvited guest and scare

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WEST MONROE, La. (KNOE 8 News) - A suspect is jailed after making an uninvited visit to a West Monroe home just before midnight Tuesday.

The homeowner told police he and his family were in a back bedroom watching television when he heard glass break in the living room. In the arrest report, the homeowner says he walked into the living room to find Ramareo Lydell Dumas. The homeowner told Dumas to get out and then he called police.

The police report states, Dumas then ran out the door of the house and unsuccessfully attempted to get into an occupied vehicle. The vehicle occupant was able to identify Dumas as the suspect. The homeowner also positively identified Dumas from a picture.

27-year-old Dumas was arrested a short time later on Peach Street in West Monroe. He is charged with unauthorized entry of an inhabited dwelling, disturbing the peace and drunkenness.

 

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